Byobu overwrites .bashrc and .profile symlinks when setting autostart

Bug #954031 reported by Florian Motlik on 2012-03-13
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
byobu
Medium
Dustin Kirkland 

Bug Description

When Setting byobu to autostoart via the F9 menu symlinks for .bashrc and .profile I use to keep all my systems synced are overwritten with normal files.

Byobu should follow symlinks whenever writing config files as this would be the desired and expected behaviour.

Tested with byobu 5.16 and tmux 1.5

Changed in byobu:
importance: Undecided → Medium
assignee: nobody → Dustin Kirkland (kirkland)
status: New → In Progress
Dustin Kirkland  (kirkland) wrote :

Needed the --follow-symlinks option. Thanks.

Changed in byobu:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Dustin Kirkland  (kirkland) wrote :

Committed revision 1968.

Changed in byobu:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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